The Business Eye Awards 2023 held at the ICC Belfast marked a momentous occasion for Derry Bros Shipping & Customs Clearance Ltd. Walking away with the Small Business of the Year award and a High Commendation for Family Business of the Year filled us with joy and gratitude, signifying the recognition of our hard work and dedication.
Standing on that stage, accepting the awards, was more than just a proud moment for CEO Brigid Derry. It was a celebration of the years she and her team have spent delivering quality services, embracing innovation, and staying true to our values. These awards are a reflection of the commitment that has been the cornerstone of our business since Jim Derry started it over 60 years ago.
Being named Small Business of the Year is like receiving a gold star for our efforts. It tells us that our team's hard work and our commitment to doing things well have set us apart in our industry. It's a nod to our dedication to providing top-notch shipping and customs clearance services.
The High Commendation for Family Business of the Year is a nod to our roots. We're not just a business; we're a family. This recognition acknowledges that Brigid managed to grow and adapt the business without losing the personal touch that Jim Derry infused into the company when he started it.
These awards are not just shiny trophies; they're a reminder of the responsibility we carry. We're inspired to keep going, to keep delivering excellent services, and to keep growing. As we celebrate our success at the Business Eye Awards, we're grateful for our clients, our fantastic team, and the communities we serve.
Winning the Small Business of the Year award and receiving a High Commendation for Family Business of the Year is an affirmation of our journey so far. It motivates us to keep moving forward, providing reliable and friendly services at Derry Bros Shipping & Derry Bros Customs Clearance. Here's to the future!